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Salary Cap Means Blues May Have New Notes

Salary Cap Means Blues May Have New Notes

While the St. Louis Blues will try to find elite franchise players in the draft held from June 26th-27th in Sunrise, Florida, they’ll also be on the hunt for talented forwards […]

by · June 14, 2015 · 0 comments · St Louis Blues
Barret Jackman's tenure with the Blues is over. (Icon SMI)

Blues Bid Farewell To Jackman

The St. Louis Blues have notified veteran Barret Jackman that he will not be re-signed. End of an era: The #stlblues have notified Barret Jackman they will not be re-signing […]

by · June 11, 2015 · 0 comments · St Louis Blues
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Hitchcock’s Contract Extension Isn’t as Bad as Fans Think

The St. Louis Blues dropped a bomb on their fans on Tuesday, when they announced the contract extension of head coach Ken Hitchcock, whom many in the area thought was on […]

by · May 26, 2015 · 0 comments · St Louis Blues
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The Playoffs are a 7-Game Series for a Reason

There’s been a lot of chatter surrounding the St. Louis Blues most recent “implosion” in game 3 of the first round of the Western Conference playoffs, where the Wild took […]

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Blues’ Effort Forecasts Another Early Playoff Exit

In the post-game interview after the embarrassing 4-1 loss to the Vancouver Canucks, coach Ken Hitchcock indicated that a “lack of urgency” was to blame “(mostly) for the team’s lack […]

by · March 31, 2015 · 0 comments · News, St Louis Blues
Shattenkirk has been a force on the Blues' blue line (Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)

Motivated Shattenkirk Just What Blues Need

Blues stalwart defenseman and early-season Norris candidate Kevin Shattenkirk is slated to return March 28, 2015 against the Columbus Blue Jackets. Coach Ken Hitchcock plans to pair Shattenkirk with the […]

by · March 27, 2015 · 0 comments · Injury Report, St Louis Blues
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The Last Piece of the Playoff Puzzle: Power Play Consistency

The St. Louis Blues seem to have all the right pieces falling into place at the exact right time this season, unlike at this point last year. Their goaltending has […]

by · March 19, 2015 · 0 comments · St Louis Blues
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3 Keys To A St. Louis Blues Strong Finish

The fluky finish to the St. Louis Blues victory over division rival Winnipeg Jets last night highlighted a few things that could end up making or breaking the end to their […]

by · March 11, 2015 · 0 comments · St Louis Blues
Alex Pietrangelo missed Day 1 of camp last season (Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports)

Is The Blues Defense Built To Win?

View image | gettyimages.com Blues defense has been strong during the Ken Hitchcock era in St. Louis, but the current state of the defensive corps is cause for concern as the […]

by · February 24, 2015 · 2 comments · St Louis Blues
Steen scored just once in the postseason (Billy Hurst-USA TODAY Sports)

Blues Still Trying to Find Consistency, but Pile On Wins at Home

The St. Louis Blues are currently 7-1-1 in the month of January, with 5 of those wins and the OT loss coming during the current 7-game home stand the team […]

by · January 20, 2015 · 2 comments · St Louis Blues, The Press Box
Oshie and the Blues' PK unit has been a point of concern as of late (Jasen Vinlove-USA TODAY Sports)

Penalties, PK Unit Dooming Blues

After what was the team’s most embarrassing loss of the 2014-15 season, a 5-0 defeat at the hands of the Colorado Avalanche, the St. Louis Blues entered the holiday break […]

by · December 28, 2014 · 0 comments · St Louis Blues
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Merry Christmas, Team Canada!

 Team Canada received an early Christmas gift Thursday. The Ottawa Senators have announced they will loan Curtis Lazar to the team for the upcoming World Junior Championship. Ottawa’s decision will […]